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Editor

  • Location:

    London - North

  • Sector:

    Multimedia / Design / New Media

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £37000 to £40000

  • Contact phone:

    Pauline Francis

  • Contact email:

    pauline.francis@gordonyates.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

  • Job ref:

    1138204EDI

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-06-11

Editor

We are seeking an experienced Editor to join one of our most innovate Clients.  

Note, this position will offer flexibility to work from home 4 days per week with a min of 1 days per week in office.  

Editor - Permanent position - salary up to £40,000 pa plus benefits, North London.  Basic salary is dependent on experience. 

Who will you be working for?
Our client is an established and successful but small media business located in North London.

What will you be doing?
As Editor, your main responsibility will be to curate and deliver high-quality content across multiple platforms, setting the agenda for the convenience channel. Your role involves leading a team to produce unparalleled news and insights that drive engagement and support the growth of independent retailers and suppliers. Collaboration with various teams is essential to maintain reputation for excellence in content and trusted relationships within the industry.

Duties and responsibilities include:
  • Source, write, commission, and publish compelling business news and insights relevant to the convenience market.
  • Establish yourself as a thought leader through regular columns and editorials.
  • Motivate the editorial team to consistently deliver outstanding content that drives engagement.
  • Develop and execute editorial strategies focused on engagement and commercial targets.
  • Build and maintain a motivated team, ensuring effective hiring and retention practices.
  • Cultivate a respected profile within the industry, engaging with key issues and trends.
  • Host forums and events to promote our brands.
  • Ensure all content is legally compliant.
  • Participate in all aspects of production.
  • Manage costs and adhere to budgetary constraints.
  • Stay informed about market trends and competitor activity
What do you need?
  • Essential:
    1. Results-driven with a knack for impactful storytelling.
    2. Strong people skills and collaborative mindset.
    3. Creative thinker with a passion for innovation.
    4. Ability to understand and represent reader interests effectively.
    5. Proficient in social media and digital platforms.
    6. Team player, demonstrated by people skills, effective delegation and holding people accountable for delivering stretching results.
    7. Ability to multi-task efficiently in a fast-paced environment
    8. Strong communication and organisation skills.
    9. Enjoy working within a team.
    Desirable:
    1. Excellent people management skills.
    2. Comprehensive editor toolkit with legal knowledge.
    3. Extensive market knowledge and contacts.
    4. Flair for design and engaging content creation.
    5. Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.
What’s in it for you?
You'll enjoy a competitive salary of £37,000 - £40,000 per annum DOE, based on a 35-hour working week Monday-Friday, along with excellent benefits. This role offers the opportunity to lead a dedicated team, shape industry discourse, and contribute to the growth of independent retail and wholesale channels. With opportunities for professional development and a supportive work environment, you'll thrive as Editor.

Please click Apply below to be considered.